Guangheng (‘GH’) is the rare surgeon-scientist who impacts musculoskeletal tumor biology in unexpected ways. GH earned his MD from Henan Medical University, Zhengzhou, Henan in 1996. He earned his PhD from Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai in 2002, and subsequently trained as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pittsburgh and Oregon Health & Science University. Among GH’s key observations are that muscle stem cells (also called ‘satellite cells’) interact with muscle tumor cells (rhabdomyosarcoma). He is also Professor, Chief Surgeon and Director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shenzhen People’s Hospital, The Second Clinical Medical College of Jinan University, The First Affilliated Hospital of Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen China.
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